Google ApplicationsGoogle Applications include Email, Google Docs, Google Earth, Google Calender, Google Reader, & Google Search




Google's official YouTube channel - Video Tutorials for everything Google.

Google for Educators - Classroom activities; a brief overview of Google products and ideas for integrating them into classwork (all grades).

100 Google Ideas - for making you a better educator. Includes links for collaboration, news, search, communication, organization, maps, books & literature, and images.

Creek Squad Google Apps Training - Clear Creek Amana Schools' resources for Google Documents, Calendar, Sites, and Gmail.

Google Apps Lesson Plans - Easily incorporate Google Apps into your curriculum with these classroom-read lesson plans.

Google: More than Search - Over 20 Google video tutorials.

Google Translate - Wonderful tool for any class. Translate words, phrases, or passages from over 50 languages. Perfect for teaching a foreign langue, learning about a different culture, or communicating with groups from other countries!

Integrating Google Tools 4 Teachers provides several resources for using Google Apps in the classroom. Be sure to investigate the links on the left side of the page, which include ideas/tips for using Docs, Spreadsheets/Forms, Presentations, Sites, Maps, Calender, Google Earth, iGoogle, Reader, and Alerts.

Google Tools for Schools - A growing list of integrating ideas for Google in School!

Cybrary Man's Educational Web Sites has a plethora of links for using Google Apps in the classroom.
Google Tutor - Tutorials, tips and advice for Google users.

Google Student Blog - Google news and updates especially for students.



Google Docs: Along with the resources below, you can also check out my Google Docs page.

Google Docs YouTube Community - Video Tutorials for using Google Docs.

Getting Starting with Google Docs in the Classroom gives a general description of Google Docs, including a video while also discussing how to share with collaborators, synchronous and asynchronous editing, and revision history.

Google Docs Tip Sheet - A Google Docs resource guide for creating documents, presentations, spreadsheets, and forms.

Google Templates for Student Projects - Includes templates for a classroom job application, time line of a child's life, calender with moon phases, and several more. Most of them are intended for younger audiences, but if you scroll down to the bottom there are three templates for using Venn diagrams.


Google Earth:Along with the resources below, you can also check out my Google Earth page.
Google Earth for Educators - Contains 50 exciting ideas (lesson plans included) to use in the classroom. Includes ideas for all levels (elementary, middle school, and high school).

Google Reader:
An Overview and Intro to Google Reader - LiveBinder explaining Google Reader that also provides tips and tricks for using this application in the classroom.
Google Chrome: